ABOUT THE COSMOS-STANDARD
INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION FOR COSMETICS
THE COSMOS-STANDARD OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS
The COSMOS-standard is currently under review and a new version will be published in 2022.
The consultation on the proposed changes is running from the 30th of March until the 31st of May. All companies with COSMOS certified products or ingredients will be contacted directly by their Certification Body with the details of the proposed changes and how to participate in the consultation. If you are not already certified but would like to take part in the consultation please contact us directly on firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT'S COVERED IN 'THE COSMOS-STANDARD'?
The COSMOS-standard is guided by four core principles.
Promoting the use of products from organic agriculture, and respecting biodiversity.
Using natural resources responsibly, and respecting the environment.
Using processing and manufacturing that are clean and respectful of human health and the environment.
Integrating and developing the concept of “green chemistry”.